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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Melocanna baccifera (Roxb.) Kurz, Prelim. Rep. Forest Pegu, App. B: 94 (1875).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Indian Subcontinent to Myanmar
40 ASS BAN EHM NEP 41 MYA (81) jam (83) clm ecu (84) bzl
Lifeform: Bamboo
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova